• Upcoming Event: ASMP-MSP Work with Perspective

    by / October 2, 2020 /

    Busy next Thursday? If not, ASMP-MSP has a free event that may tickle your fancy.

    When: Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 6:30–9 p.m.
    Where: Zoom Webinar Register Here
    Cost: FREE

    Please join ASMP-MSP for an evening with three visual professionals in our community who are using their platforms to advocate and contribute positively to our collective communities through photogra[Read More]

  • Design Camp Turns 40

    by / September 10, 2020 /


    Since 1980 design icons have come together in the North.

    The first Design Camp, organized by the Minnesota Graphic Design Association (MGDA, later AIGA Minnesota), took place in 1980 at Lutsen Resort on the North Shore of Lake Superior. In the decades since, moving from Lutsen to Grand View Lodge outside Brainerd and to its current home at Madden’s on Gull Lake, Design Camp has presented[Read More]

  • Carmichael Lynch Squares One Up for Minnesota Twins 2020 Campaign

    by / September 1, 2020 /

    Despite the COVID-19 cloud hanging over the 2020 season, it’s still a big year for the Minnesota Twins. Carmichael Lynch's latest campaign work is just as tasty–if not tastier—than last season's work.

    The broadcast spots and ambient creative elements posted around the stadium build on 2019’s design-centric campaign and reflect the energy and opportunity of the team that became known as the #BombaSquad.

    “No Hay” plays off a hashtag #NoHayDescanso, or there is no res[Read More]

  • Scott Streble Releases Porch Portraits

    by / August 3, 2020 /

    The front porch portrait series began as a way to record history and connect people during this challenging time, providing everyone a sense of belonging to a bigger picture. Scott Streble's photos have a feeling of connectedness. You feel as though we're both separate and together, simultaneously. The process provides an opportunity to those photographed to exhibit their optimism, providing an encouraging insight into the human spirit, which at its core, is positive and hopeful.

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  • No Justice, No Peace

    by / June 9, 2020 /

    MixedHype—videographer, photographer, editor, and all-around good dude—took to Minneapolis and St. Paul to capture the protests that have unfolded in the wake of George Floyd's murder. 

    It beautifully documents the tens of thousands who have raised their voices, fists, and concerns to demand justice for George Floyd and are calling for systemic change to racist policing in this country.

    Got three minutes? Good. Here it i[Read More]

  • Video Production is Back. Here Are Some Safety Guidelines.

    by / May 19, 2020 /

    Proper Studios is implementing a new COVID-19 plan in order to safely get back to video productions in Minnesota.

    Starting on May 18, Minnesota governor Tim Waltz has now allowed non-critical businesses to reopen yet still requires that groups of people be limited to 10 people or less. This means that if a film production were to take place it would have to be limited in scope and crew with safety as a priority.

    While larger productions may easily break that limit we are prepa[Read More]

  • Credo Nonfiction Gets Some Major Cred

    by / May 12, 2020 /

    Credo Nonfiction received a nomination for a James Beard Award in the Visual & Technical Achievement category for their Taste of Place series alongside Netflix’s Chef’s Table and Street Food. It’s the second nomination and would be the second award for the company after they won Best Documentary in 2016 for their feature film The Starfish Throwers, which they have made free to stream during the pandemic. 

    The content studio also [Read More]

  • Solve Launches Integrated Campaign For Raymond James

    by / March 18, 2020 /

    Financial Services Firm Leverages Its Dedication To Individual Client Aspirations

    Solve is breaking new work this week for financial services firm Raymond James. The integrated effort showcases the company’s and its advisors’ commitment to understanding and serving the unique needs of clients.

    The work extends the brand’s “Life Well Planned” campaign, featuring unique individuals and the ways they are living out their lives. Whether it’s a successful CFO t[Read More]